TBI: To Be Inspired

6yrs; Day 2358 – Insurance, Therapy, Advocacy

Hi Everyone, We have quite an update for you! To begin, for anyone interested in Corey’s documentary BRAIN CRUMBS, the Wilmington Riverfront IMAX theatre has given FarmCat Media one of their theaters for a private screening. This means tickets are NOT open to the...

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6yrs; 4 months – Brain Injury Awareness

Hi Everyone, March 1st begins Brain Injury Awareness month. We were hoping to kick off this month with Corey’s big announcement, but like most lessons we’ve learned during this journey, we need a little more time. Your only hint is…Jon, FarmCat Media, is working with...

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6yrs; 3 months – big announcements

Hi Everyone, Today marks 3 months since Corey's concussion post initial injury. We both have been working hard to bounce back. We are happy to report lots of progress and a few BIG announcements! Since we last checked in, our advocacy has helped to cover therapy...

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6yrs; 3 months – Resilience

Hi Everyone, I attended a seminar a few years ago presented by Marilyn Spivack. She is the 'godmother of brain injury', creating the Brain Injury Association of America. She opened the lesson with a question. "Resilience; Is it a trait or a process"? Tomorrow will be...

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6yrs; Day 2282 – What will the new year bring?

Hi Everyone, The last 6 weeks is a blur. It’s hard to believe we’re ready to turn the page on another month, let alone a New Year! I saw a cartoon this week; two friends sitting on the crest of a hill starring off at the horizon. One friend asked the other, “What will...

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6yrs; Day 2266 – My birthday gift

Hi Everyone, It's my birthday. My gift is Corey being accepted back into Bryn Mawr's Day Treatment program. Corey started this week. That being said, the insurance world hasn't changed. She was approved for 8 visits. Sadly, last weeks evaluations counted for 2 visits!...

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6yrs; 1 month – Chef Christina Wilson inspires me…

Hi Everyone, It's been a roller-coaster kind of week. Corey's fall not only affected her physically, it also affected US emotionally. The last two weeks have thrown us back to the early days. We've felt defeated, overwhelmed by the all too familiar challenges we...

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6yrs; Day 2244 – from Corey

Hi Everyone, We wanted to check in. First and foremost, we are very thankful for all of you. We can't begin to tell you what a comfort it is to sign on and know there is a carepage family we can visit. Your continued friendship, encouragement and prayers is our...

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6yrs; Day 2239 – 70% loss of function

Hi Everyone, The last few days have been really rough. Corey’s had a bad headache which is what the average person would feel after a concussion. She (as we know) is not the average person! She lost her ability to walk. Her knees buckled with each step. We went back...

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6yrs; 1 month – 911 call; back to square one

Hi everyone Life changes in a second, Corey came down in the chairlift to start our day. Instead of waiting for me, she tried to stand and walk by herself. She fell and lost consciousness. It was a terrifying experience. Corey stood off the chairlift without me. She...

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